• Short Summary

    Mussolini orders giant war games for Italian troops.

  • Description

    Italy.

    Various shots of troops on manoeuvres in Italy, making their way along country roads with large artillery guns pulled by horses. Brief shot of Benito Mussolini / Il Duce talking with King Vittorio-Emanuele (Victor Emmanuel) of Italy. Several brief shots of soldiers firing guns from undergrowth, looking at maps, driving tanks across a field. Planes drop a smoke screen; more shots of troops on the move.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    977.37
    Media URN:
    17984
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:32:00 / 01:35:19:00
    Canister:
    38/68

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